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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Regulations Governing the Practice of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology [18 VAC 30 ‑ 21]
Amendments to reinstatement/reactivation requirements
General Information
Action Summary Proposed amendments clarify that school speech-language pathologists are included in provisions for inactive licensure, reactivation, or reinstatement, and they repeal the related, outdated section. The proposal also makes documentation of current certification by the ABA acceptable as the credential that may be used to demonstrate competency for reinstatement of a lapsed licensed by an audiologist.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004877]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
7723 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/23/2017.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie L. Knachel  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4630    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.